Make a difference
The IESE Executive MBA is a demanding and rigorous program
designed by experts and adapted to your needs. You’ll lead your own learning
process based on your unique objectives.
IESE professors hold advanced degrees from premier universities and publish regularly in renowned global media outlets. They have frontline experience in top multinationals, both as senior executives and as members of corporate boards. Their wealth of experience, dedication to teaching and generation of high-impact research form the pillars of IESE’s academic excellence.
You will analyze more than 300 real-life business cases and assume the role of a key decision maker in the process. You’ll prepare for that critical moment in your career when you will be asked: What are you going to do?
Today’s global managers must be equipped to solve problems, reconcile diverse perspectives, determine a course of action… and motivate and align others
along the way.
Here’s how it works:
You will share knowledge, experiences and insights with peers from a broad diversity of organizations and sectors. This rich interchange of perspectives will expand your worldview and guide you throughout your career.
In addition to establishing close ties with faculty and program managers, you will work with a personal mentor who will advise you on your career path – and help you reach your full potential.
GROW AS A LEADER
Managerial skills are essential. Over the course of the program, you will hone your business acumen, interact with senior executives from global firms, learn how to craft your personal brand and sharpen your ability to make decisions.
COMPETENCIES AND RESOURCES
Acquire the requisite skills to communicate effectively in any professional situation, from face-to-face negotiations to group meetings and conference halls.
Discover the most common types of negotiations by analyzing real-life scenarios and learn how to design the right strategy for each.
Gain a deeper understanding of the one dimension that impacts everything you do: your personality. In these sessions. you will heighten your self-awareness, reinforce your personal assets, and discover and develop new strengths to meet professional challenges, personal crises and high-stress situations.
Explore multiple models of business plans and learn how to analyze their strengths and weaknesses. In the entrepreneurship program, you’ll develop a business plan from scratch based on your personal area of interest.
REAL-LIFE BUSINESS PROJECTS
Participate in projects with leading companies to apply your newfound knowledge to real-life business challenges.
“The best thing the IESE Executive MBA has given me is to learn to think in all aspects of the company. As I have progressed in my career, this has enabled me to take up new positions.”
“Carlsberg asked us to submit a proposal for selling beer in the UK online. We had to apply everything we learned during the program. Carlsberg liked our solution so much that the whole team was invited to present it to the management of the company in Denmark. That was an amazing experience.”
“From mutual respect comes commitment and dedication, which are fundamental ingredients for building robust organizations where ordinary people can achieve extraordinary things."
GUIDO STEINGUIDO STEIN
ACADEMIC DIRECTOR, EXECUTIVE MBA - MADRID
“The great challenge for companies is to develop the competencies needed for efficiency and the values for fairness. Pragmatism and ideals can go together.”
JOSÉ ANTONIO SEGARRAJOSÉ ANTONIO SEGARRA
PROFESSOR OF MARKETING
"Professionals today must maintain a sense of reality and a sense of possibility; i.e. manage day-to-day and also possess the knowledge, skills, confidence and creativity to be true agents of change for their companies."
GOVERT VROOMGOVERT VROOM
PROFESSOR OF STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT